Building iPhone OS Accessories

Use the iPhone Accessories API to Control and Monitor Devices

  • Authors
  • Ken Maskrey

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. What is an Accessory?

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  3. Project Walkthrough

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      Pages 77-77
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  4. Designing an Accessory

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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 259-313

About this book


This book provides a serious, in-depth look at Apple's External Accessory framework and the iPhone Accessories API. You'll learn how to create new, integrated solutions that combine iPhone apps with dedicated hardware.

The iPhone OS Accessories API expands the opportunities for innovative iPhone developers, allowing you to control and monitor external devices, whether you've built them yourself or obtained them from a third party.


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